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 Official Newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay, WisconsinAugust 1, 2008 Issue 

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Photo slideshow with audio:
Bishop Ricken appointed
to Green Bay

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Photo slideshow with audio:
Bishop Zubik farewell Mass

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Photo slideshow:
Bishop Zubik's time in Green Bay

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• Vatican approves new English translations for constant parts of Mass; Implementation of changes not expected anytime soon

• Demolition of Madison cathedral begins despite preservation efforts

• Cardinal Stritch U. buys Cousins Center; Archdiocesan offices sold to help pay abuse settlement

• Fire chief mourned -- photo tribute to fallen Pulaski fire chief Frank Wichlacz

• Indian bishops condemn bomb blasts in two states

• Neurologist calls withholding hydration 'euthanasia by omission' for Italy's 'Terri Schiavo'

• Pope prays for those who can't take summer vacation; Pope begins summer trip to Italian Alps

• Catholic school grad tries for gold; San Francisco Catholic high school grad bound for Beijing

• Archbishop Donald W. Wuerl --
Church: A mystery we can see; The faithful form church, with Christ as its head

• Fr. Ron Rolheiser -- Tips for longer, healthier living

• Charlie Martin -- Lessening the effects of loss; Share the depths of your hurt with other people

• Fr. John Dietzen -- Why can't I be married in a park? Church regulations for the locations of marriages

• Fr. Richard McBrien -- The church is one, but not yet fully one; While theology teaches one true church, Vatican II offers expanded view of churches

• George Weigel -- Summertime and the reading is politically charged; Election-year politics spawn interest in historic presidential campaigns

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NOTE: There will be no Compass issue published on August 8, 2008. The next issue will be August 15, 2008.

48th annual Bishop's Charities Game
is Aug. 11

photo of Bishop David Zubik congratulating wide receiver Greg Jennings, last year's recipient of the Bishop's Charities Game most valuable player from the 2006 game
SCENE FROM 2007: Last year's recipient of the Bishop's Charities Game most valuable player from the 2006 game, wide receiver Greg Jennings, is congratulated by Bishop David Zubik. (Rick Evans photo)

Bishop Morneau to take part
in pregame festivities

By Jeff Kurowski
Compass Assistant Editor

GREEN BAY -- The Green Bay Packers will kickoff the 2008 exhibition season with the 48th annual Bishop's Charities Game. The Packers will host the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m. at Lambeau Field.

The game will be broadcast on ESPN.

In the 2007 Bishop's Charities Game, the Jacksonville Jaguars defeated Green Bay 21-13.

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Other News

Lenten Giving/Easter Joy Wish List (Feb. 8)

 • Msgr. Maufort dies; was educator, pastor

 • Teens put faith into action
    Project brings more than 100 youth to diocese
    for work, prayer, fun

 • Walking tour of Catholic cemetery is Aug. 13

 • Fr. Worman: 'God isn't done with me yet'

 • Compass readers donate to wish list groups

 • Charity Challenge 5K run set for Aug. 23

 • Priest shares insights on illegal immigration
    Fr. Rueter urges Catholics to look at economic issues behind illegal immigration

 • Rosary rally to feature statue bound for Russia

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 • Reflection on the Readings by Auxiliary Bishop Morneau --
    for August 3, 2008: No one can live on bread alone
    for August 10, 2008: Prayer is listening and responding

 • Explaining the Scripture by Fr. Michael Stubbs --
    for August 3, 2008: Why so much attention to details?
    for August 10, 2008: Call to Jesus for help as Peter did

 • Editorial -- Big business sacks QB Favre
    Corporate mentality does not value long-term commitment of quarterback


 • Foundations of Faith -- Rosary: Old Testament promises fulfilled
    The joyful mysteries reflect upon Jesus' early life

 • Saint of the Day -- From women's studies to the convent
    Edith Stein served in one world war, died in another

 • Your Catholic Neighbor -- Postman delivers more than mail
    Peterson extends Golden Rule to dogs he meets on postal route

 • Calendar of events

Sharing Our Faith: 2008 Bishop's Appeal logo
Sharing Our Faith

Articles on
2008 Bishop's Appeal

Project focuses on family (Apr. 4)
Ready for summer relaxation? (Mar. 21)
Diocese eyes adult education (Mar. 14)
Diocesan youth conference will be held March 30
    (Mar. 7)
Program works to end domestic violence (Feb. 29)
Workshop helps parishes manage business affairs
    (Feb. 22)
She's keeping the faith (Feb. 15)
Bishops' Appeal helps Catholic Charities respond to crises (Feb. 8)
   Sidebar: Bishop's Appeal at a glance
Bishop's Appeal kicks off (Feb. 1)
   Pie chart of Bishop's Appeal use
   Sidebar: 2008 Bishop's Appeal facts

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